Romance in the Barossa
For many the Barossa is one of the most romantic destinations. Surrounded by sweeping hills and vivid vineyards, there literally is a beautiful vista around every bend and coupled with the beautiful food and wine, it truly is a magical destination and a haven for romantics at heart.
Whether it's a special Valentine's Day celebration, a romantic proposal, or you just want to shower that special someone in your life with love, the Barossa is your number one romantic getaway destination. From luxury self-contained accommodation, indulgent dining with the best food and wine the Barossa has to offer, to memorable experiences like hot air balloon rides and horseriding, it's all right here ready to be shared with the one you love!
From cosy B&Bs to luxury accommodation, there are accommodation options to suit every style and budget in the Barossa. Whether it's a romantic mid-week escape you are seeking, or a long indulgent weekend, accommodation in the Barossa is all about charm, indulgence, elegance, privacy and romance.
The Louise has suites available starting at $635 and also offer a full Romance Package from $1435 per night. The Romance package includes:
• In-suite Massage
• Dinner at Appellation
• Full Barossa breakfast
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For an elegant romantic getaway, Barossa Shiraz Estate's special Valentine's Day package (valid from 11 February to 16 February 2018) will have you staying in a luxury cottage, beautifully situated in a vineyard setting. Take advantage of their special Valentine's Day offer: one night in the Vines or Willows - $400 per night for two people and includes a gourmet food platter or one night in the Barn or Loft - $450 per night for two people and includes a gourmet food platter.
Spoil your Valentine with a romantic Barossa getaway at Tanunda Cottages with their special Valentine's Day package which includes a two night stay for two people, four course 'Taste of the Barossa' Dinner at 1918 Bistro & Grill, fresh flowers, and a bottle of Barossa sparkling and red wine to enjoy in your room on arrival.
Cuddle up and camp this Valentine's Day and surprise your loved one by camping under the stars at the Barossa Discovery Park (Tanunda). Received one night free when you book two nights on any site between 5 February and 15 February - promo code VAL18 (two nights stay only).
You can view a full list of all accommodation offers in the Barossa, perfect for romantic mid week escape, or long indulgent weekend here.
Romantic Dining Experiences
Spoil your loved one with a romantic dinner this Valentine's Day. Restaurant dining in the Barossa
Our Barossa restaurants know just how to set the mood and ensure a memorable and indulgent dining experience (just perfect for Valentine's Day). A number of local restaurants are offering special Valentine's Day menus, it's as simple as booking a reservation and the sitting back to enjoy a meal and entertainment with that special person in your life.
Appellation is offering a three course set Valentine's Day menu, boasting real, fresh and local ingredients for $99pp.
Look out over the Barossa, book the best seat in the house this Valentine's Day and indulge in a four course dinner at The Cellar Kitchen Restaurant.
Or dine to the sweet sounds of father and daughter duo, Chelsea and Matt Alexander while devouring a bountiful selection from Wanera Wine Bar's special Valentine's Day menu.
According to Lambert Estate, love is all you need ...and good food and wine. Celebrate Valentine's Day with a six course dinner carefully paired with Lambert Estate wine, and enjoy stunning sunset views and a truly intimate dining experience.
Jacob's Creek is adding a little romance to the day by offering a complimentary piccolo of Le Petit Rose to all restaurant diners on Valentine's Day. They also have a great range of gift packs and Valentine's Day offers available.
Or if you’re simply looking to spoil your loved on with a nice dinner for two (not necessarily on Valentine’s Day), but perhaps to celebrate the kids being back at school, the Barossa has an abundance of dining options from fine dining to the more casual and relaxed. Whatever you chose you can guarantee there’s nothing more satisfying than a night spent with a love one, where you can both indulge in great food and wine!
In a region where there is so much to see and do, we really are spoilt for choice, particularly when it comes to romantic experiences. From hot air balloooning, helicopter rides and cycling, to a tour in a unique vintage vehicle or long walks through bustling town centres, the Barossa truly is a unique region, ready and waiting to be explored by the romantics at heart.
While experiencing the region's food and wine should be at the top of your list, the Barossa offers incredible experiences best enjoyed with a loved one.
For a totally stylish and fun way to tour the Barossa, why not spoil your Valentine with a ride in one of Barossa Unique Tours vehicles. Choose from two stunning custom built trikes, a classic 1966 Ford Mustang convertible or luxury Jeep Grand Cherokee and take in all the romance of the Barossa. And with a special Valentine's Day offer of 15% off gift vouchers for all tours booked online (up until Valentine's Day via their website) it really is a gift that will make your loved one feel special.
Nothing says romance more than being chauffered around in a classic 1962 Daimler. Barossa Daimler Tours offer sumptuous lunches, afternoon tea and entertaining commentary, and for the hopeful fiance they will help plan every detail of the tour to ensure it is the ultimate romantic day out, including suggesting the perfect proposal location.
Or for the adventure lover in your life, why not treat them to a memorable horseriding and helicopter flight with Barossa Helicopters and Barossa Horse Riding - an exclusive tour for two people with a scenic helicopter flight. Up and Over the Hill trail ride includes a trail ride to the top of a secluded hill with scenic views, where you will indulge in a cheese platter and glass of bubbles before being whisked away on a scenic helicopter flight.
Spend some quality time together in a relaxed location creating delicious Italian food at Casa Carboni's cooking school in the picturesque town of Angaston, and then enjoy your four course long lunch with a glass of hand selected European wine and finish off with Italian espresso coffee.
Nothing says romance like chocolate and wine - it's a match made in heaven! Fernfield Wines' perfect pairing chocolate and wine experience is a truly indulgent Valentine's Day experience. You will meet, the winemakers and chocolatiers, who will guide you through the delicate process of crafting long-conched chocolates and boutique wines.
Sparkle in the eyes of the one you love when you embark on electric bikes on a three hour (approx 5-8 pm) Sunset & Sparkles Experience with Barossa Bike Hire and Cycle Tours. Share the striking sunset colours against the backdrop of the beautiful Barossa Ranges with your special someone. Book online, arrive at Barossa Bike Hire and Cycle Tours store, place your bottle of sparkling wine and wine glasses (all inclusive and glasses are yours to keep as a momento) into the bike basket and pedal away for a romantic ride into the stunning Barossa sunset.
A great Valentine's Day gift!
With beautiful vistas at every bend, the Barossa is the ultimate destination to propose to that special person in your life. Popular locations with views that go forever include the sensational Steingarten Lookout and Mengler Hill, or for a truly romantic proposal, nothing beats popping the question mid flight in a hot air balloon.
Love is in the air ..... if you are looking for a romantic break of perhaps somewhere special to 'pop the question', a sunrise hot air balloon flight with Barossa Valley Ballooning will certainly impress that special someone. The memorable flight is followed by a celebratory champagne breakfast at the Novotel ... just perfect!
Kellermeister at Lyndoch is the perfect place to propose. With stunning views of the Barossa Ranges and beautiful lawns (which have been home to several proposals over the years), it is the perfect location for a memorable moment. They also offer newly engaged couples a complimentary glass each of their favourite wine from their wine list to celebrate!
The Barossa is a beloved wedding destination and offers you gorgeous array of elements to create your perfect day. From historic churches and formal ceremonies, to stunning public and private gardens and wineries for outdoor ceremonies and a unique range of reception venues showcasing the very best Barossa produce and world-famous wines.
With picture perfect backdrops at every turn, the Barossa is the idea wedding venue. Planning your Barossa wedding has never been so easy, with our directory of amazing venues, wedding specialists, catering experts and beauty therapists.
And what could be more perfect that a honeymoon in the Barossa?